Margaret I. Lynch, 69 - Creston

Margaret I. Lynch, 69, of Creston, passed away June 3, 2011, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.

She was born Sept. 26, 1941, in Wirt County, W.Va., daughter of the late William Gladson and Eleanor Richards Grim.

She was a homemaker and was a member of Southern Baptist Fellowship of Elizabeth, W.Va. She enjoyed singing at church and loved being with her family.

Margaret is survived by her husband of 52 years, Ira J. Lynch Sr.; two sons, Ira J. "Jim" Lynch Jr. (Carol) and Timothy W. Lynch, both of Creston; a daughter, Tammy McFarland (Denver) of Creston; three brothers, William Gayle Grim of Florida, Roger Dale Grim of Cairo, W.Va., and Terry Wayne Grim of Parkersburg; a sister, Pamela Sue Terretti of Virginia; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one uncle, Larry Richards of Florida.

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Southern Baptist Fellowship of Elizabeth, Route 14 just outside of Elizabeth, with Pastor John Watkins officiating. Burial will follow at DePue Cemetery in Creston, W.Va. The family will receive friends and family from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday at the church.

Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home of south Parkersburg and Matheny-Whited Funeral Home.